Read For Me

Read For Me

Let your browser read for you. Because who isn't lazy?

Read For Me
What is Read For Me?
Read For Me is a light-weight Chrome extension that uses the Webkit Speech API to turn text on the page into a voice you can listen to. Let your browser read for you with this text to speech (TTS) extension.
Stats
This extension was removed from Chrome Web Store on 2021-08-10
By: slcot
Users: 1,149+
Rating: 2.67 (18)
Version: 1.5 (Last updated: 2016-08-30)
Creation date: 2016-08-30
Risk impact: High risk impact
Risk likelihood: High risk likelihood
Manifest version: 2
Permissions:
  • http://*/*
  • https://*/*
  • tabs
  • activeTab
  • webNavigation
Size: 44.23K
Price: Free
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Summary

A text to speech (TTS) extension for Chrome.

Just go to a webpage with paragraphs and click on it. Chrome will read it to you!

This is a light-weight Chrome extension that uses the Webkit Speech API to turn text on the page into a voice you can listen to.

Code on Github: https://github.com/sebLopezCot/ReadForMe

User reviews
Its good but as a student and since we use pdf files, it doesnt read it. I hope the developers can make it support pdfs and other files.
by What_Why_How What_Why_How, 2021-05-24

Only reads certain paragraphs. Does not read an entire page.
by Molliana Poliak Molliana Poliak, 2020-03-02

its a good just cant get it to shut up sometimes lol
by A Google user, 2018-03-01
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Safety
Risk impact

Read For Me is risky to use as it requires a number of sensitive permissions that can potentially harm your browser and steal your data. Exercise caution when installing this extension. Review carefully before installing. We recommend that you only install Read For Me if you trust the publisher.

Risk likelihood

Read For Me may not be trust-worthy. Avoid installing if possible unless you really trust this publisher.

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